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More than fifty-five different dolls used the Margaret face mold.
1950 Alexander Cinderella doll, Alexander Prince Charming doll, 14 or 18" tall, all hard plastic jointed body, both used the Margaret face mold, sleep eyes, closed mouth, wigged (her's is a fancy floss wig. The Margaret face molds are usually marked: Alexander or Alex.
1951 Alexander Penny doll 34 or 42" tall or 1952 Barbara Jane doll 29" tall, cloth stuffed body, vinyl stuffed head, legs and arms, sleep or painted eyes, synthetic Newtar saran wig, closed mouth, usually marked ALEXANDER.
Photo's courtesy of rabmlt Stuffy and Nat use the Maggie face mold which is usually unmarked.
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related Alexander Dolls 1923-1947 1970s MA Doll Face Molds Marks1948-1954 Alexander Maggie doll, 14-15, 17-18, 20-21, 22-23" tall, all hard plastic, jointed body walker - or non walker, floss human hair (not used after 1950), mohair, nylon or saran wig, chubby chipmunk cheeks, sleep eyes, closed mouth, more than thirty dolls used this face mold over the years, including 21" tall Portrait dolls; blonde Champ Elyses doll, red floss wig Pink Champagne doll of actress Arlene Dahl.
The Alexander Doll Company was founded in 1923, is still in operation today in New York, NY USA.
Dolls found on this page are the beginning of the hard plastic era 1948 on into vinyl dolls.
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